Our Greece Tour begins in Athens!

Walking Tour of Athens Our day included a walking tour through the Pláka, or the old historic neighborhood of Athens, near the Acropolis, this labyrinth of streets showcases neoclassical architecture and is known as the “Neighborhood of the Gods.” Panathenaic Stadium, the only stadium in the world built entirely of […]


Exploring Ancient and Modern Greece

Socrates famously said, “Wisdom begins in wonder.” A group of 21 Mounties, led by Professors Caitlin Faas and Carol Hinds, will spend much time in wonderment and pondering the words of Socrates, Plato and other Greek philosophers over the next 12 days as they participate in an intercultural studies tour […]

Salzburg, Austria

#Salzblog 2018

Every other summer the Mount sends students on a five-week summer study program in the birthplace of Mozart – Salzburg, Austria. Classes are held at the beautiful campus of the American International School where days are filled studying European history and culture, and evenings and weekends are spent experiencing the […]